Avoid Grating Errors During Drafting (Tekla Tips)

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How to avoid drafting errors in grating drawing

How to avoid the error?

How to avoid  grating  and chequred plate errors being wrong , due to the view being wrong.

We have a copped a few of  these errors where the chquered plate (or grating) was drawn upside down.

How to counter measure: add orientation part cut on the plate

The way to counter measure this error is to put an  orientation part cut on the plate. Make sure on the part drawing the full lines of the cut is shown. Cut will have to be on the top surface of the plate and must not penetrate to the other side.

Please see the video below:


How to Avoid Grating Errors from Tek1 on Vimeo.

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